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Former Faruqi & Faruqi LLP associate Alexandra Marchuk set off a firestorm in March 2013 by filing a complaint against partner Juan Monteverde, the firm, and the firm's co-founders, siblings Nadeem and Lubna Faruqi.

Faruqi Accuser Pockets Fraction Of $1.4M Fee Request

A New York federal judge on Monday awarded former Faruqi & Faruqi LLP associate Alexandra Marchuk slightly less than $223,000 in legal fees and costs stemming from a mixed verdict in a sexual harassment case against the securities boutique, denying her request for $1.4 million as “patently unreasonable.”

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